Kesari Devi Charitable Trust
SECTOR: Education
UN Sustainable Development Goal:
Goal 4: Quality Education
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 11 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations: X
Location(s): Uttar Pradesh
Issues Addressed:
Providing affordable education to poor children in rural areas
Supported by:
Tata Trusts; Varanasi Round Table-196; Associated Ladies Circle
Key Trustees:
Mr. V. B. Upadhyay, Chairman Prof. A. N. Tripathi, Mng. Trustee
Prof. Vibha Tripathi, Joint Mng. Trustee Mr. Abhinav Upadhyay, Member
Prof. S. C. Lakhotia, Member Prof. S. N. Upadhyay, Member
Prof. Chandrakala Padia, Member Prof. Awdhesh Pradhan, Member
Mr. Abhijit Upadhya, Member Dr. Amit Tripathi, Member
Mr. Avijit Tripathi, Member
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 82.9% Highest: 100.0% Lowest: 38.0%
Average: Rs4 cr Highest: Rs75 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
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Quality Education at Low Cost
  • Smt. Kesari Devi, the founder of the school, built the school using all her savings and with a strong will to provide quality education to poor children. Since then KDCT has been dedicating its efforts and resources to meet its motto of 'Good Education at Low Cost'.
  • Program: Abhinav Vidyalaya is run in collaboration with Round Table India. Features - i) Quality education: Introduction of computer-assisted teaching process has been introduced in two class rooms. ii) Infrastructure: There are 14 classrooms, an assembly shed and for organization of school functions and activities and a boundary wall. iii) Extra-Curricular Activities: Children participate in activities, competitions and functions organized by other schools and various educational visits are organized. iv) Teachers' training: Workshops and short term training sessions are conducted focusing on specific themes related to school's functioning. v) Fees: The fees charged from the students is ₹300/- p.m. to enable economically weaker sections get access to quality education.
  • Outcome: In 2018-19, total 250 children benefited from educational support.
12 lac
9 lac
Source : Audit Report 2018